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Descriptor in English: Carboxylic Acids
Descriptor in Spanish: Ácidos Carboxílicos
Descriptor in Portuguese: Ácidos Carboxílicos
Descriptor in French: Acides carboxyliques
Entry term(s): Acids, Carboxylic
Tree number(s): D02.241
Scope note: Organic compounds containing the carboxy group (-COOH). This group of compounds includes amino acids and fatty acids. Carboxylic acids can be saturated, unsaturated, or aromatic.
Annotation: do not confuse with CARBOCYCLIC ACIDS see ACIDS, CARBOCYCLIC
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
History Note: 73(71)
DeCS UI: 2305
Descriptor UI: D002264
Date Established: 1973/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2000/06/21
Carboxylic Acids - Preferred
Concept UI M0003405
Scope note Organic compounds containing the carboxy group (-COOH). This group of compounds includes amino acids and fatty acids. Carboxylic acids can be saturated, unsaturated, or aromatic.
Preferred term Carboxylic Acids
Entry term(s) Acids, Carboxylic



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